Christopher Vatsaas has joined the Tessneer Law Office as a new associate attorney.
Vatsaas joined the office in October after graduating with his Juris Doctor from the University of St. Thomas School of Law in May. He will be sworn-in and officially admitted to practice in the Minnesota Bar Oct. 28. His primary areas of practice will be estate planning, family law, criminal defense and bankruptcy.
While attending St. Thomas, Vatsaas served as a Certified Student Attorney in the Elder Law Clinic of the University of St. Thomas Interprofessional Center for Counseling & Legal Services. Vatsaas also completed a judicial externship under the guidance of the Honorable Kevin S. Burke in Hennepin County Family Court.